O'Reilly logo

Drupal 8 Module Development by Daniel Sipos

Stay ahead with the world's most comprehensive technology and business learning platform.

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required

Internationalization and Languages

Even though there have been great advancements across the board, Drupal 8 has a couple of almost revolutionary developments compared to its predecessor. Notable among these are the configuration API and the caching system, which are both light-years ahead of what was capable in Drupal 7. Another one is the multilingual initiative that sought to make Drupal fully multilingual out of the box--rather than having to use 20 contributed modules to achieve results that don't even come close. This also includes the internationalization (i18n: https://www.w3.org/standards/webdesign/i18n) aspect that allows sites to be translated in any of the installed languages.

In this chapter, we are going to talk about internationalization ...

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, interactive tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required